It's little wonder that Elizabethan insults have become
fashionable. Elizabethan insults are cool. If you find some of
the following Elizabethan insults amusing click the following
link to have more FUN with some Elizabethan insults from the
pen of Shakespeare.
The works of William Shakespeare are often dreaded by students because of
the language he uses. "Why didn't he use plain, simple English?" is a
question often asked. The answer is, of course, that he did. But the
Elizabethan language was different to ours. A few Elizabethan Insults
would be handy in this situation. There weren't so many words used
during the Elizabethan era. If Shakespeare was looking for descriptive
words for cutting Elizabethan insults, and couldn't find any, he made
them up. William Shakespeare invented words, and he used them to good
effect when it came to Elizabethan Insults.
Elizabethan Language Guide - An
Elizabethan Online Dictionary
Click the following links to access more
information about the old English Elizabethan Language and the
Elizabethan Online Dictionary for an easy to follow Elizabethan language
guide. The translation and definition of the Elizabethan words and
meanings make the literature of the era, including the works of William
Shakespeare and other Elizabethan playwrights much easier to understand.